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CHOGAN

CHOGAN

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“He is a great dog”

Place of Birth
Le Noyer-en-Ouche, France
Current Location
Le Givre, Pays de la Loire, France
From
Le Noyer-en-Ouche, France

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Genetic Breed Result

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59.0% German Shepherd Dog
34.4% Gray Wolf
6.6% Alaskan Malamute
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Genetic Stats


Wolfiness

39.1 % HIGH Learn More

DNA Breed Origins

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Breed colors:
German Shepherd Dog
Gray Wolf
Alaskan Malamute

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Through CHOGAN’s mitochondrial DNA we can trace his mother’s ancestry back to where dogs and people first became friends. This map helps you visualize the routes that his ancestors took to your home. Their story is described below the map.

Haplogroup

B1

Haplotype

B145

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B1

CHOGAN’s Haplogroup

B1 is the second most common maternal lineage in breeds of European or American origin. It is the female line of the majority of Golden Retrievers, Basset Hounds, and Shih Tzus, and about half of Beagles, Pekingese and Toy Poodles. This lineage is also somewhat common among village dogs that carry distinct ancestry from these breeds. We know this is a result of B1 dogs being common amongst the European dogs that their conquering owners brought around the world, because nowhere on earth is it a very common lineage in village dogs. It even enables us to trace the path of (human) colonization: Because most Bichons are B1 and Bichons are popular in Spanish culture, B1 is now fairly common among village dogs in Latin America.

B145

CHOGAN’s Haplotype

Part of the B1 haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most frequently in German Shepherd Dogs.

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The B1 haplogroup can be found in village dogs like the Peruvian Village Dog, pictured above.

Through CHOGAN’s Y-chromosome we can trace his father’s ancestry back to where dogs and people first became friends. This map helps you visualize the routes that his ancestors took to your home. Their story is described below the map.

Haplogroup

A2b

Haplotype

Hc.15

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A2b

CHOGAN’s Haplogroup

A2b appears to have split a few times in succession, which means that some of the Central Asian male ancestors of this lineage went their separate ways before their respective Y chromosomes made their rounds. There is not much diversity in this lineage, meaning that it has only begun to take off recently. Two iconic breeds, the Dachshund and Bloodhound, represent this lineage well. Over half of Rottweilers are A2b, as are the majority of Labrador Retrievers and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels. While A2a is restricted mostly to East Asia, this paternal line is also found among European breeds.

Hc.15

CHOGAN’s Haplotype

Part of the A2b haplogroup, this haplotype occurs most frequently in mixed breed dogs.

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A2b is found in the Daschund breed.